Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C. (PKF Texas) Expands Audit Practice with the Addition of G. Scott Soles as Director

Nov 28, 2011, 17:35 ET from Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C.

HOUSTON, Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C. (PKF Texas) is pleased to announce G. Scott Soles, CPA, CFF has joined the firm as a Director.

"Scott's strong international and energy background, combined with his extensive experience in Enterprise Risk Management, adds a unique layer to PKF Texas' accounting and advisory services," said Kenneth Guidry, CPA, President.

Soles has worked extensively with organizations on a global scale, with a concentration on international oil and gas, energy and related support services. He also has experience in areas such as Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) matters, SOX 404 compliance and consulting, risk assessment framework creation and facilitation, internal controls reviews, and financial due diligence.

"We are glad to have Scott join our team," said Sonia Freeman, CPA, Audit Director and Practice Leader. "His wealth of talent aligns with our presence in the international and energy sectors in Houston."

Prior to joining PKF Texas, Soles held various positions with Ernst & Young Global Energy Center, Arctic Slope Regional Corporation, Atlantic Richfield Company and Occidental Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries.

About Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C.

Located in Houston's Galleria area at 5847 San Felipe, Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C. (PKF Texas) is a CPA firm that focuses on solutions for every stage of your business. With leaders who are forward-thinking entrepreneurs and business advisors with Big 4 backgrounds, PKF Texas serves emerging and middle market companies across many industries, including energy.  Service areas include profit enhancement, internal audit, enterprise risk management, international/domestic tax, state and local tax, accounting, auditing, litigation services, business systems consulting and IT.  PKF Texas is a member of PKF International, The Leading Edge Alliance and Partner Power International. To learn more about PKF Texas, visit their website at

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